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Minnesota gas prices down from last year In St. Cloud on Saturday, the average price was $3.34, according to AAA Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/minnesota/2014/08/30/minnesota-gas-prices-last-year/14869755/ Gas prices in Minnesota are lower than they were during last year's Labor Day weekend, and ... (more)
Almost a dozen men from Minnesota are fighting with ISIS in Syria, say officials Daily Mail [UK], by Alex Greig It has emerged that almost a dozen Minnesotans have left the Midwestern state to take up arms for Islamic extremist groups in the country.
Minnesota's governor will be in town next week to talk with local leaders about the contentious $1.8 billion flood diversion project.
GOP Senate candidate Mike McFadden laughed with Larry and Evy Walters of Brooklyn Park in the State Fair Cattle Barn.
Do you understand the consequences of California's new smartphone anti-theft law? Our FAQ will clear up the confusion.
Central Minnesota fundraisers A schedule of area fundraisers and charitible events Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/2014/08/29/central-minnesota-fundraisers/14820025/ St. Joseph Y2K Lions Brat Sales, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., St. Joseph Meat Market, 26 First Ave. NW, St. Joseph.
Central Minnesota military notes Noteworthy achievements of local armed forces Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/life/2014/08/29/central-minnesota-military-notes/14820283/ Col.
State health officials say green whole head cabbage was the likely source of E. coli that sickened 15 people in Minnesota in July.
Home healthcare workers in Minnesota went to work this week with a spring in their step: they just got a union , opening up a new door for negotiating higher wages and career advancement for some 27,000 healthcare workers statewide.
In addition to the American rapper from Minneapolis recently killed in the bloody fighting in Syria, nearly a dozen former residents of Minnesota's Twin Cities have left their homes to take up arms with extremist rebel groups in the Middle Eastern nation, U.S. officials told ABC News.
To qualify for the award from The National Association of State Fire Marshals Fire Research and Education Foundation, fire departments had to have zero fire deaths in residential structures or a 10% reduction from the previous year, have an active fire prevention program and demonstrate a commitment to preventing residential fires.
Despite procedural concerns and plenty of public outcry, the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission voted Thursday to issue a certificate of need for an Enbridge expansion project on an existing line in northern Minnesota.
When you think of Minnesota State Fair food, you may think of cheese curds, corn dogs and gooey cookies.
"As we get into fall we're going to need the rail to move grain," said Tim Chicos at Northern Country Co-op in Lansing.
With the elderly comprising an estimated 90 percent of seasonal influenza's death toll, the flu vaccination rate among a group of professionals working closely with this age group - staff at hospitals, clinics and nursing homes - should be 100 percent or very close.
Updated: Sun Aug 31, 2014 12:06 am
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